With Nemanja Petric top scorer of the match with 15 points and MVP, Leo Shoes Modena demolished Consar Ravenna on the road to take quarterfinal ticket. In Ravenna, Mengozzi only had double digits, finishing the game with 12 points.
Nothing to do for Ravenna: on the home court, they couldn’t do anything to stop mighty Modena even though they were very close in the third set, but the players of Modena didn’t want to extend the game.
And now one thing is sure: Lube Civitanova or Leo Shows Modena will end their Superlega campaign in the quarterfinals as these two teams will meet in the next step.
“I wanted to make this team grow and this team has grown, the boys have had faith in what we were doing and now we play this season finale to the max after a difficult transition with Ravenna and a heavy victory in Champions with Perugia. On Tuesday we will try to win, the pressure we have on us is high, a pressure that only Modena puts on you, but we can and we want to play the match well,” says the head coach of Modena, Andrea Gianni.
The next game of Modena is Perugia in the CEV Champions League on Tuesday, while the next in Italian championship is Lube Civitanova in the playoff quarterfinals.
| Playoffs Preliminary Round SuperLega Credem Banca | Game 2
| February 27, 2021
• Consar Ravenna – Leo Shoes Modena 0-3 (22:25, 22:25, 25:27)
Consar Ravenna: Redwitz 0, Recine 12, Grozdanov 8, Pinali 4, Loeppky 4, Mengozzi 12, Giuliani (L), Kovacic (L), Zonca 0, Stefani 2, Batak 0, Koppers 6. N.E. Arasomwan. Coach. Bonitta.
Leo Shoes Modena: Christenson 2, Lavia 5, Mazzone 10, Vettori 13, Petric 15, Stankovic 12, Iannelli (L), Porro 0, Karlitzek 1, Grebennikov (L). N.E. Bossi, Sanguinetti, Buchegger, Rinaldi. Coach. Giani.